Golden Gate University

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536 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

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#56 in Part-time Law

Law School Overview

The School of Law at Golden Gate University has an application deadline of April 1. The full-time program application fee at the School of Law at Golden Gate University is $60. The part-time program application fee at the School of Law at Golden Gate University is $60. Its tuition is full-time: $43,660 per year and part-time: $33,545 per year. The student-faculty ratio is 16.3:1. The School of Law at Golden Gate University has 89 full- and part-time faculty on staff.

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Year founded 1901
Public/private Private
Law school designation Regional


Application deadline April 1
Full-time program application fee $60
Part-time program application fee $60
Admissions phone (415) 442-6630
Admissions email


Full- and part-time faculty 89
Student-faculty ratio 16.3:1
Total faculty 100

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 336
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)
J.D. candidates graduating in 2012-2013 228


Tuition and fees

full-time: $43,660 per year
part-time: $33,545 per year

Room and board $14,850


Employed at graduation2 N/A
Median private sector starting salary $65,000
Median public service starting salary $58,000


Total volumes and volume equivalents 395,154

* Law School Overview details based on 2013 data

2. Represents the percentage of all 2012 graduates who had a full-time job lasting at least a year for which bar passage was required or a J.D. degree was an advantage. These employment rates are part of the data on placement success used to determine a school’s ranking.

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